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  • foxdie's Avatar
    19-04-2024, 09:45 AM
    Nice! Lovely views and a lovely car :thumbsup: I'm up that way in a months time actually, Aviemore way.
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  • Nick Mann's Avatar
    05-04-2024, 08:26 AM
    Good luck! :thumbsup:
    4 replies | 115 view(s)
  • foxdie's Avatar
    04-04-2024, 10:34 AM
    foxdie replied to a thread Hello from England in Newbies Area
    Welcome Shao, where about's in the UK are you based? Most of us are dotted around :)
    6 replies | 109 view(s)
  • Nick Mann's Avatar
    04-04-2024, 10:33 AM
    You are asking some interesting questions there, but I'm not sure any of us have the experience to answer them! My guess would be that the bolt pattern on the gearbox and the mounting points will be key. In some cars the TCU and the ECU are combined - I'm not sure about your car or the donor car, but that might also confuse the issues of installation?
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    04-04-2024, 10:32 AM
    foxdie replied to a thread New Member in Newbies Area
    Welcome /Wave
    4 replies | 55 view(s)
  • foxdie's Avatar
    04-04-2024, 10:26 AM
    Happy to help where required, I can perform the following dash programming services (Hi-vis VR-4 dash clusters only!); Adjust the scaling of the gearbox signal This changes what speed the dash sees, exactly what a speedo converter does. Odometer and trip values are left the same, but the speedometer and how much the odometer and trip counters increment is then changed to MPH or KPH. Adjust the needle scaling For those who want to fit a 240, 260 or a 280 dash fascia, this just adjusts...
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  • Nick Mann's Avatar
    04-04-2024, 09:15 AM
    Nick Mann replied to a thread Back in a vr4 in General Chat
    I'd agree with Nev - missfires are often coil packs now, but start with the easy/cheap basics! Good luck.
    13 replies | 222 view(s)
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    04-04-2024, 09:13 AM
    Nick Mann replied to a thread New Member in Newbies Area
    /Welcome Where are you based? Any more details on the car? Oh, and we love pictures on here!
    4 replies | 55 view(s)
  • Nick Mann's Avatar
    04-04-2024, 09:12 AM
    As Garry says - if the converter is on the gearbox you need to go downwards from the throttle body area to find the sensor/plug/loom on the top of the gearbox. The one in the photo you referred to is definitely one that plugs in to the top of the gearbox. If you find it then I'd thoroughly recommend removing it so the car reads in km/h again then see Jay foxdie to reprogramme your speedo.
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  • foxdie's Avatar
    01-04-2024, 10:36 PM
    foxdie replied to a thread Anyone Still Around? in UK Chat
    Still alive, still in a VR-4 ;)
    7 replies | 143 view(s)
  • Nick Mann's Avatar
    29-03-2024, 04:44 PM
    Nick Mann replied to a thread Hello from England in Newbies Area
    Have fun! Check for rust and treat ASAP would be my only initial advice! Hope you continue to grin. :thumbsup:
    6 replies | 109 view(s)
  • Nick Mann's Avatar
    29-03-2024, 04:43 PM
    Nick Mann replied to a thread Anyone Still Around? in UK Chat
    I'm still here. But yes, it's a bit quiet on here compared to 15 years ago! Good luck in your search ;)
    7 replies | 143 view(s)
  • Nick Mann's Avatar
    29-03-2024, 04:42 PM
    Nick Mann replied to a thread Back in a vr4 in General Chat
    You don't want the plug gaps to be 1.1 in the VR4. Those sound like N/A V6 plugs. You should consider the flashy dash method of code reading - it's generally much more reliable than code readers - the VR4 is not ODB2 compliant and often code readers tell porkies as they interpret the codes incorrectly. Glad things are progressing though!
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    Hello braindG
    I've renewed my membership and asked for vr4 pen, I've now lost my old one so was wondering if the new one was on its way.
    Thanks for your time
    Dan
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    Hi BraindG still cant pay for tickets, everytime I click checkout the screen just comes back to cart????
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    hey man...you know when you get quote notifications? shouldnt there be a way to click and go straight to the thread you quoted in?
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    Barry,still waiting for a reply regarding my membership renewal,now had an email warning me it's about to expire,as explained,i did send the £20 by Paypal direct,has it been received,please reply.
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    Hi Barry,renewed my membership but the red banner still keeps popping up with a warning that my membership is about to expire,help!!
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    Hiya Barry,just to confirm,i have just sent a payment of £20 for my membership renewal thru Paypal,many thanks,Bill Hardy
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    Hello Barry. I have just re-joined the site and am trying to post a for sale advert for my VR4, but appear to be struggling. Can you help please? Thanks Mike
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    Hi Barry,i am just trying to up date my last post in the for sale section,my daughter has just gone back to uni and i am a caveman when it comes to computers! Regards,Lee.
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    Hi,i,ve got problems posting on adds have i got any of my settings wrong?

    shawn
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After spending many hours looking for information on my beloved car I said, "sod this, im a geek i can do my own site" so I did.. I hope you find this website useful, and informative. Cheers, Barry Elder
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